Podcast interview

Joan and Julien got interviewed by Dr Neil James from the Environmental Research Institute in Thurso (North Highland College. University of Highlands and Islands) for his podcast Under the Surface. We discussed about the challenges Ocean plastics pose to the Earth ecosystems and our society. The interview goes quite in depth about Plastic@Bay CIC, our research, recycling, legislation, responsibilities, legacies and the future.

The Pollution Experience: Episode 10 – COVID-19 PPE in the Environment – Justine Ammendolia & Jackie Saturno Under the Surface

In this episode I am joined by Justine Ammendolia and Jackie Saturno, both Environmental Scientists at Dalhousie University, in Halifax, Canada. I talk to Justine and Jackie about their work on PPE related to the COVID-19 pandemic, and how it is having an impact in the environment. For more on Justine Jackie's work, check out:  Tracking the impacts of COVID-19 pandemic-related debris on wildlife using digital platforms Citizen science: A way forward in tackling the plastic pollution crises during and beyond the COVID-19 pandemic An emerging source of plastic pollution: Environmental presence of plastic personal protective equipment (PPE) debris related to COVID-19 in a metropolitan city https://twitter.com/JustineAmmendo1 https://twitter.com/jackie_saturno
  1. The Pollution Experience: Episode 10 – COVID-19 PPE in the Environment – Justine Ammendolia & Jackie Saturno
  2. The Pollution Experience: Episode 9 – Plastic@Bay – Dr Joan D'Arcy & Dr Julien Moreau
  3. The Pollution Experience: Episode 8 – Marine Plastics & The Circular Economy – Prof. Martin Charter
  4. The Pollution Experience: Episode 007 – Birds & Plastics Ingestion – Alex Bond (AKA The James-Bond episode)
  5. The Pollution Experience: Episode 6 – WWF Finland, Oil Spills, Wildlife & Volunteers – Vanessa Ryan